After ensuring that he wants to return to the cage, Georges St-Pierre reported who their best pound-for-pound is in UFC. Taking into account that the official ranking of the company has Jon Jones at the top, the Canadian gave his opinion and named another fighter. It was just Kamaru usman the one chosen by him, in what was an interview with Bleacher Report. Therefore, his words made noise.
At first, St-Pierre highlighted the following about the best in the world for him: «I think Usman, at this point, is the best pound for pound. In terms of performance, I think it is one of the best at the moment and is an active competitor. I also like to watch (Israel) Adesanya – Francis Ngannou, Ciryl Gane. I like (Alexander) Volkanovski, all the champions.
“If we talk about who is the best, I think Moreno is quite amazing. The way he beat Figueiredo was incredible. It was an incredible performance, as good as it sounds. UFC, who plans to return soon to the most important cage in the world. Considering that he is in perfect physical condition, he understands that he can take the title again.
In a dialogue with SI.com, Georges confirmed that he is more excited than ever about being able to return to the cage, considering that he has had opportunities before. In fact, he was nowhere near being able to return to contest the Lightweight title with Khabib Nurmagomedov, but eventually the Dagestani ended up retiring. For this reason, his return is delayed a bit longer.
As a result of the above, Georges St-Pierre released the following about his possible return to UFCBelieve me, if this fight had happened, I would have moved to Los Angeles to Freddie Roach’s gym and done a full training camp, leaving no stone unturned. Unfortunately, Dana White didn’t want it. It is what it is. I can’t be mad at him.
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